Chenal Lise

Posted on August 25, 2021


Research themes

Dissertation Topic:

  • ”Mapping Out the First Reception of Ralph Waldo Emerson in Paris (1840s-1860s).”
    Supervised  by: Mathieu Duplay

Current Project


  • PhD student at Université Paris Cité as of September 2021

  • 2020-2021: Masters in English Literature; dissertation supervised by Mathieu Duplay (“‘Everything Boils Down to the Individual’: the First French reception of Ralph Waldo Emerson through the Writings of Émile Montégut, 1847-1851”)

  • 2020: agrégation in English (national competitive examination for teachers)

  • 2018-2019: Masters in English; dissertation supervised by Mathieu Duplay (“Ralph Waldo Emerson in Charles Baudelaire’s Journaux intimes”) and Erasmus program at the University of York’s English department (England)

  • 2017-2021: student at ENS Paris-Saclay

      • “Perfectionism(s) in the First French Reception of Emerson: Émile Montégut, Reader of Emerson (1847-1851),” international symposium on “Emerson and Perfectionism Today” (Université Paris I – Panthéon Sorbonne and Université Gustave Eiffel, 2021)